Montana Title 70. Property § 70-24-102. Purposes--liberal construction to promote

(1) This chapter shall be liberally construed and applied to promote its underlying purposes and policies.

(2) Underlying purposes and policies of this chapter are to:

(a) simplify, clarify, modernize, and revise the law governing the rental of dwelling units and the rights and obligations of landlords and tenants;  and

(b) encourage landlords and tenants to maintain and improve the quality of housing.


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